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"मुझे चाकू दो।"

Translation:Give me the knife.

August 11, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JerryCurry3

Drop the knife, punk.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/sid1971

And the scene is intense...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JustusRobi3

Mnemonic for remembering that चाकू cākū means knife and चम्मच cammac means spoon: चाकू sounds sharper. For comparison, Spanish cuchillo 'knife' sounds sharper than cuchara 'spoon' or tenedor 'fork'. (Ideophone, is the technical term.)

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